- INTERPOL Vilnius
Member since :
4 November 1991
Lithuania Police Department
To Defend. To Protect. To Help.
Founded in 1918, the Lithuanian Police Department is part of the Ministry of the Interior and is made up of local police branches, special police institutions and educational police institutions.
The general management and control of the Lithuanian Police is the responsibility of the Police Commissioner General of Lithuania, who is appointed for a period of five years. The Police Commissioner General is directly subordinate to the Minister of the Interior and accountable to the President of the Republic of Lithuania.
The main tasks of the Lithuanian Police are to:
- Protect human rights and freedom;
- Ensure public order and safety;
- Provide urgent assistance in cases of emergency;
- Provide assistance to crime victims;
- Prevent criminal deeds and other violations of law;
- Detect and investigate criminal deeds and other violations of law;
- Control traffic.
The Lithuanian Criminal Police Bureau is a specialized police agency within the Lithuanian Police structure. Its mission is to create a secure environment and serve the public; to prevent, detect and investigate serious crime; and to coordinate investigations requiring international outreach.
The INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) of Lithuania is a part of the International Liaison Office, a department of the Lithuanian Criminal Police Bureau. The International Liaison Office is an international cooperation platform consisting of INTERPOL, Europol and Sirene national units. The nine officers who make up the INTERPOL Vilnius staff work at one of the four crime desks:
- Organized crime;
- Economic crime;
- Property crime.
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Lithuania's national police
Red Notices 20
VALDAS Age today: 42 years old
ALGIRDAS Age today: 40 years old
Yellow Notices 1
VALERIJ Age today: 58 years old
- 37th European Regional Conference - 2008 - Vilnius